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Marathon Majors ceremony postponed by doping rumor


Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- The World Marathon Majors series says it has postponed Sunday's awards ceremony because of reports that Kenyan runner Rita Jeptoo has tested...full story
updated 2014-10-31 11:01 PM
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Marathon Majors ceremony postponed by doping rumor

Associated Press

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